Ryobi 6 in. Bench Grinder with LED Light-BG612 - The Home Depot


Model # BG612

Internet # 204656717

Store SKU # 625555

6 in. Bench Grinder with LED Light

Ryobi 6 in. Bench Grinder with LED Light

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$44.97 / each


Model # BG612

Internet # 204656717

Store SKU # 625555

Featuring a rugged 2.1-Amp induction motor, the Ryobi 6 in. Bench Grinder utilizes an integrated LED work light to provide ideal illumination while you work. Convenience features such as adjustable tool rests and magnifying glass eye shields. The heavy-gauge steel base helps to reduce vibration and improves stability during use, offering a workshop or garage-ready bench grinder.

  • Heavy duty 2.1-amp induction motor for dependable operation
  • LED lights for superior visibility of application (4 AAA batteries included)
  • Heavy gauge steel base reduces vibration and improves stability during use
  • Adjustable work resets for wheel longevity and maximum grinding control
  • Integrated adjustable spark shields including one with magnifying lens

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Assembled Depth (in.)  9.63 in  Assembled Height (in.)  9.25 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  14.00 in  Product Depth (in.) 
Product Height (in.)  8.5  Product Width (in.)  11 
Wheel Diameter (in.) 
Amperage (amps)  2.1  Arbor Size  1/2 
Bench & Stationary Tool Type  Bench Grinder  Bench or Stationary  Bench 
Color Family  Blue  Dust Collection Method  None 
Eye shields  Yes  Grinding Wheel Included  Yes 
Maximum Speed (rpm)  3600  Power Tool Product Type  Bench & Stationary 
Product Weight (lb.)  12 lb  Reconditioned  No 
Returnable  90-Day  Spindle Lock  No 
Tools Product Type  Power Tool 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed  Manufacturer Warranty  3 Year 


Rated 4 out of 5 by 13 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by It's A Bench Grinder...... Title pretty much sums it up. Price is good, it works and the light is a nice feature. April 17, 2014
Rated 5 out of 5 by very nice i buy this in the summer time and i love it, the lite on it helps to put lite were u need it, and i grind and sarpeing everything on it, i love my ryobi man tools December 26, 2012
Rated 4 out of 5 by Good tool with one exception I received the BGH616 6" bench grinder for Christmas this year and have put it to use sharpening up my chisels so far. I really like the built-in work lights and the shields - all nicely done. My only complaints are about the work rests. Both right and left rests use a toothed locking system that provides for a limited number of angles to which the rests can be set. This limits what you can do to match the existing angles on tools that you are sharpening unless you modify the mounts. Not my first choice on a brand new tool. Also the adjusting nuts for the rests are cramped together, making it a bit of a challenge to turn them when the support bracket is slid back. Ryobi needs to redesign the locking mechanism and the mounts for the rests. The left rest has a built-in groove gor sharpening drill bits that limits the other uses for this wheel unnecessarily. This should be an option. Otherwise this is a great tool for the price. December 29, 2006
Rated 4 out of 5 by Just OK grinder ... This is the only one Ryobi tool in my workshop. It’s just OK, does the job. I have installed the coarse wire brush on the RH side. Quite often this is causing a problem to start since it’s interfering with any metal parts. Assuming there is not enough power to start this grinder. Handy tool for many grounding applications. August 8, 2009
Rated 5 out of 5 by really awesome well wht i say, well its worth the money, the light on it really great to have, shaping anything i need so far, i say you need this tool if your a man, May 19, 2011
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